REcycle/REchair

The goal of the competition is to award the best designers around the world that are willing to meet the challenge of designing a completely eco-friendly armchair.

Category Idea Competition / Open to Students
Type International, Idea, Open, Single-Stage
Genre Furniture
Country Italy
Registration Deadline 15 December 2011(Late registration deadline) GoogleCal iCal
Submission Deadline 31 December 2011 (via Online) GoogleCal
Eligibility Architecture, engineering and design students or neo-graduates and professionals from all over the world.

Description
Recycle/Rechair is an International conceptual design competition put forward by AWR - Architecture Workshop in Rome. The goal of the competition is to award the best designers around the world that are willing to meet the challenge of designing a completely eco-friendly armchair. There are no limits to construction, material or dimension to be considered for the project. Recycle/Rechair is an ideas competition and, as such, it is aimed at investigating trends in new functional, performance and aesthetic models for the years to come.

Jury
Arch. Naghi Habib - Italy - Jury President
Arch. Laura Negrini - Italy
GUMDESIGN - Laura Fiaschi, Gabriele Pardi - Italy
D'Arc - Daniele Calisi, Rosa Topputo, Alessio Tommasetti - Italy
Martin Refsal - United States
DM Design - Daniele De Angelis, Maura Casaburi - Italy

Prize
1st prize: 1000 €
Mention: 500 €
Mention: 500 €

Entry Fee
Special registration (Sep 1, 2011- Oct 15, 2011): 50 €
Early registration (Oct 16, 2011 - Nov 30, 2011): 75 €
Late registration (Dec 1, 2011 - Dec 15, 2011): 100 €

Timetable
Winners’ announcement: January, 31 2011

Organizer
AWR

Official Website
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